Long hair may be conventional, but never boring! If you are looking for new ways to amp up your long hair, look no further... We have for you 13 of the prettiest hairstyles for long hair! So whether it’s a big date or a fun lunch, a formal party or a day in office, you can take your pick!
1. Piled on
Image: Sanjana Batra on InstagramKriti Sanon’s half-up, half-down hairstyle is perfect for college, isn’t it? We love the combination of straight and sleek with messy. If you’re on the lookout for a hairstyle that’ll make your long hair more manageable, we say you try this one out!
2. The twist
Image: Hiral Bhatia on InstagramFancy dinner to attend? Or a big date night? Instead of leaving your long hair down, why not try a twisted bun? This elegant hairstyle is sure to turn heads, so get ready to receive lots of compliments!
3. Crimp up
Image: Sanam Ratansi on InstagramIf you’re tired of just straightening or curling your hair, we say you go for something different this time. Aditi Rao Hydari’s frizzy, crimped hair, contrasted with the sleek, pulled-back look, is defining hair goals for us!
4. Sleek & high
Image: Hiral Bhatia on InstagramYou’re so lucky if you have long hair because you can rock the high ponytail like nobody else. Just reach out for that straightener and hair spray and get the sleek high ponytail. The best part about this easy hairstyle is that you can sport it anywhere, from date nights to office to that crazy party!
5. Fishtail fascination
Image: Alia Bhatt on InstagramA fishtail braid requires long hair and a little bit of practice, but isn’t it so pretty? You can rock it with bangs or even with your hair pulled back neatly - it’ll look fab either way!
6. The princess braid
Image: Hiral Bhatia on InstagramA french braid that goes all the way around from one side to the other?! We love, love, love the concept and the fact that it allows you to leave your long hair open for the world to admire!
7. Simply stunning
Image: Parineeti Chopra on InstagramWhat a stunner! This hairstyle is perfect for medium to long hair. We love how the multiple braids pull the hair back on one side and the other side is left loose and flowy. It may take some time to master, but we know the effort will be well worth it!
8. Cutesy side pony
Image: Alia Bhatt on InstagramAlia Bhatt does the cute look like no one else can! This side ponytail, with curls and half her hair left loose, is just so chic! We love this easy peasy hairstyle, and we bet you do too. So try it out for your next casual date and tell us how you like it...
9. The elaborate one
Image: Hiral Bhatia on InstagramWe spotted this elaborate hairstyle with multiple crossover braids and instantly fell in love. What a fun and gorgeous look for a date or even a casual brunch!
10. Milkmaid updo
Image: Karisma Kapoor on InstagramA structured updo is always a good idea, especially for formal events. If you don’t want to leave your hair loose and open, we say go for this milkmaid-braids hairstyle. It gives off such Greek goddess vibes, doesn’t it?
11. Princess Leia buns
Image: Hiral Bhatia on InstagramIt’s casual, it’s stylish and it keeps your hair in place. We love the two-buns look and, just like Sonam, can’t wait to rock it with dark lips and a statement choker necklace.
12. Messy top knot
Image: Shraddha Kapoor on InstagramThis messy top knot is sure to up your style quotient by a hundred notches! It’s such an easy hairstyle to master too, so do give it a try!
13. Reverse braid bun
Image: Hiral Bhatia on InstagramA braid that starts from the nape of your neck, goes up and ends in a messy top knot? What’s not to like about this elaborate updo? You might need a little help in perfecting it, but think of how beautiful it'll look once it's ready!!